Consumers looking for an AIO PC for the entire family may want to keep an eye out on the Lenovo C560 shipping next month. The company boasts that this desktop "reshapes" the affordable home computer, combining a smart space saving design with the latest processor technology. Lenovo has also made it easy for owners to upgrade the memory and hard drive thanks to a tool-free design.
This new AIO features a 23-inch screen with a 1920 x 1080 resolution and optional multi-touch capabilities. This screen is backed by a number of Haswell-based processor options, depending on your wallet: Core i7-4770T, i5-4570T, i3-4330T, i3-4130T; Pentium G3420T, G3220T; and Celeron G1820T. The GPU options include Nvidia GeForce 705A with 1 GB or 2 GB of VRAM.
"Audiophile and movie buffs will enjoy its Dolby Advanced Audio and convenient DVD burner for listening to music and watching movies along with up to 2 TB HD for plenty of storage for those files," reads the product sheet.
The specs show that this AIO features up to 8 GB of memory, up to a 2 TB 5400 RPM hard drive, a front-facing stereo speaker grille with Dolby Advanced Audio, two USB 3.0 ports, four USB 2.0 ports, HDMI output, a 6-in-1 card reader, Ethernet, Wireless N connectivity and jacks for a microphone and headphones. There's also an optional TV tuner for turning this AIO into a 23-inch HDTV.
The touchscreen C560 AIO will start at $659 and become available beginning in February via major retailers and Lenovo's website.